VA Hudson Valley Spotlights Animal Therapy

CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- VA Hudson Valley goes to the dogs May 16 to May 21 when it partners with Hearts 4 Heroes to bring a Canine Handling Clinic for veterans and active-duty military members at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Montrose campus of the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System. 

Grayson Guyer from GMA Canine, LLC doing some Target Training with Hearts 4 Heroes canine Angel.

Photo Credit: Hearts 4 Heroes Dog Blog

The clinic, presented by Hearts 4 Heroes will take place in the courtyard behind Building 15 at the Montrose location at 2094 Albany Post Road, from 10 4:30 p.m. daily. 

The clinic is free to veterans and active-duty military members and will also include an agility course for the animals. The event is a partnership between Hearts 4 Heroes and the Recreational Therapy department of VA Hudson Valley. 

For more information or to sign-up, call Brian VanDePutte (844)-224-4487 or email

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